Inga Modu-Rella
Keller Williams Realty Group

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Looking to rent in Westchester County?

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Here's a list of tasks for tenants who are looking for a rental property.

This checklist outlines essential steps for tenants seeking a rental property. It includes defining requirements, searching online listings, contacting property management companies, attending open houses, inspecting properties, reviewing lease terms, submitting rental applications, undergoing background checks, negotiating lease terms, signing agreements, arranging move-ins, securing insurance, setting up utilities, and completing move-in inspections. Following these tasks can streamline the rental property search process and ensure tenants find a suitable property. If you need help with renting property, reach out to Inga for help!

1. Determine your rental budget, preferred location, desired amenities, and the type of rental property you're looking for (apartment, house, condo, etc.).

2. Thoroughly inspect the rental property for any damages, maintenance issues, or safety concerns before signing a lease agreement.

3. Carefully review the terms of the lease agreement, including rent amount, lease duration, security deposit, pet policy, and any other relevant clauses.

4. Complete and submit a rental application form provided by the landlord or property management company. Be prepared to provide personal and financial information, as well as references.

5. Consent to background and credit checks as part of the rental application process. Landlords may require proof of income and a credit report to assess your eligibility as a tenant.

6. If necessary, negotiate lease terms with the landlord, such as rent price, lease duration, or inclusion of utilities or amenities.

7. Once your rental application is approved and lease terms are finalized, sign the lease agreement with the landlord or property manager.

8. Coordinate with the landlord or property manager to schedule a move-in date and arrange for key exchange and any necessary inspections or walkthroughs.

9. Consider obtaining renters insurance to protect your personal belongings and liability as a tenant.

10. Arrange for utility services such as electricity, gas, water, and internet to be transferred into your name or activated before moving into the rental property.

11. Conduct a move-in inspection of the rental property, documenting any pre-existing damages or issues to avoid disputes when moving out.

By following these tasks, you can streamline the process of finding and securing a rental property that meets your needs and preferences.

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Inga Modu-Rella

Inga is a Licensed REALTOR® with Keller Williams Realty Group in Scarsdale, NY, servicing waterfront towns on the Long Island Sound of Westchester County New York. Inga has been a resident of  Westchester County for over 21 years. Inga’s marketing techniques, professional photography & staging will ensure your unique property features stand out. Inga measures her success through the satisfaction of her clients. She believes that she hasn't done her job if you are not left with an amazing experience. Inga's industry focuses on helping first-time homebuyers and first-time home sellers learn various unique tools and resources available on and off the Web.

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